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Fanny Kemble: A Passionate Victorian , Armstrong, Margaret
1 Armstrong, Margaret Fanny Kemble: A Passionate Victorian
New York MacMillan 1938 B00005VVLK Book Club Edition Hardcover VG/VG-; Bound in maroon with title in gilt, minor wear to edges; DJ with small tears & chips along edges  
Biography of Fanny (Frances Ann) Kemble (1809-1893), English author of plays, poems, and remininiscences, which contained a great deal of information about the stage and social history of the 19th century.; 8vo; 387 pp  
Price: 6.00 USD
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2 Beschloss, Michael R. Reaching for Glory: Lyndon Johnson's Secret White House Tapes, 1964-1965
Simon & Schuster 2001 0684804085 / 9780684804088 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover VG+/VG+  
Slight shelf wear; A fascinating look at the inner workings of the Johnson presidency from the summer of 1964 through the summer of 1965 ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 480 pp  
Price: 2.00 USD
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Scott And Ernest:  The Authority of Failure and the Authority of Success , Bruccoli, Matthew J.
3 Bruccoli, Matthew J. Scott And Ernest: The Authority of Failure and the Authority of Success
New York Random House 1978 0394428897 / 9780394428895 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover VG+/VG; Initials embossed on ffep; DJ with light wear to edges  
An account of the Fitzgerald - Hemingway friendship; 8vo; 168 pp  
Price: 15.00 USD
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Mercator:   The Man Who Mapped the Planet , Crane, Nicholas
4 Crane, Nicholas Mercator: The Man Who Mapped the Planet
Owl Books 2004 080506625x / 9780805066258 Softcover NF; Slight shelf wear  
An illuminating glimpse into the life of Gerhard Mercator, the man who created the map, coined the term 'atlas,' and solved the dimensional riddle that plagued cosmographers for years, reveals a man who overcame many obstacles to attend one of Europe's top universities, only to be persecuted and imprisoned by the Inquisition and torn between Aristotelian science and religion.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 432 pp  
Price: 9.00 USD
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5 Cundall, Joseph Hans Holbein
New York Bridgman Publishers N.D. Hardcover G+/G+; Bound in red with red DJ; DJ sun faded on spine, light wear to edges, glossy images slightly wrinkled, pages uncut  
Biography of Hans Holbein the Younger (1497-1543) , German Renaissance painter ; Bridgman Art Library of Great Artists; 12mo; 116 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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James Joyce:  A Portrait of the Artist , Davies, Stan Gebler
6 Davies, Stan Gebler James Joyce: A Portrait of the Artist
New York Stein & Day 1975 0812818288 / 9780812818284 1st Edition Hardcover VG/VG; Light wear to edges, initials embossed on ffep; DJ lightly rubbed with tiny tears on edges  
8vo; 328 pp  
Price: 11.00 USD
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Throne of Gold :   The Lives of the Aga Khans , Edwards, Anne
7 Edwards, Anne Throne of Gold : The Lives of the Aga Khans
William Morrow & Co 1996 0688088384 / 9780688088385 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover VG+/VG+; Light shelf wear  

Chronicles the dramatic story of three generations of one of the wealthiest, most powerful, and most controversial dynasties in the world. Direct descendants of the Prophet Mohammed and spiritual lead of 15 million Ismaili Muslims, the Aga Khans span the worlds of both East and West and have made headlines in religious, political, business, social, and sporting circles.
; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 346 pp  
Price: 7.50 USD

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Mrs. Ike:  Memories and Reflections on the Life of Mamie Eisenhower , Eisenhower, Susan
8 Eisenhower, Susan Mrs. Ike: Memories and Reflections on the Life of Mamie Eisenhower
New York Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1996 0374215146 / 9780374215149 1st Edition Hardcover VG+/VG+; DJ price-clipped  
Compelling biography of an army captain's wife who becomes First Lady; the author is her grand-daughter and she paints a compelling portrait of an independent, headstrong woman who was passionately engaged in a lifelong relationship with a man who was her utter opposite ; 8vo; 392 pp  
Price: 6.50 USD
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Dossier : The Secret History Of Armand Hammer , Epstein, Edward Jay
9 Epstein, Edward Jay Dossier : The Secret History Of Armand Hammer
Random House 1996 0679448020 / 9780679448020 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover NF/NF; Light shelf wear  
Fascinating investigation into the life and businesses of Armand Hammer (1898-1900) ; 8vo; 418 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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Chinabound : A Fifty-year Memoir , Fairbank, John King
10 Fairbank, John King Chinabound : A Fifty-year Memoir
New York Harper & Row 1982 0060390050 / 9780060390051 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover VG/Fair; Bound in brown cloth, light wear to edges; DJ much worn and rubbed with tears & chips on edges  
John Fairbanks (1907-1991) created the field of modern Chinese history; he taught at Harvard University and became the 'dean' of American Chinese scholars. He was also the author of more than a dozen books on China and Asia; 8vo; 480 pp  
Price: 13.50 USD
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A Passage to Egypt :   The Life of Lucie Duff Gordon , Frank, Katherine
11 Frank, Katherine A Passage to Egypt : The Life of Lucie Duff Gordon
Houghton Mifflin 1994 0395546885 / 9780395546888 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover VG+/VG+; Light shelf wear  

In 1862 Lucie Duff Gordon reluctantly bid farewell to her life at the center of London society and sailed to Egypt, where she fell in love with the land and the culture, and is best known for her 'Letters from Egypt', written during the seven years she spent there. This fascinating biography recounts the life of an extraordinary Victorian woman, and her biographer's pursuit of her; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 398 pp  
Price: 14.00 USD

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Genius :  The Life and Sceince of Richard Feynman , Gleick, James
12 Gleick, James Genius : The Life and Sceince of Richard Feynman
New York Pantheon 1992 0679408363 / 9780679408369 Later Printing Hardcover VG+/VG+  
8vo; 532 pp  
Price: 7.50 USD
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Personal History. , Graham, Katharine
13 Graham, Katharine Personal History.
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1997 0394585852 / 9780394585857 2nd printing before publication Hardcover VG+/VG+; Light shelf wear to book & DJ  
A great autobiography; winner of the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for Biography.; 8vo; 642 pp  
Price: 9.00 USD
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Along With Youth :  Hemingway, the Early Years , Griffin, Peter
14 Griffin, Peter Along With Youth : Hemingway, the Early Years
New York Oxford University Press 1985 0195036808 / 9780195036800 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover VG+/VG+; Initials embossed on ffep  
A detailed account of Hemingway's midwestern childhood; includes a foreword by Jack Hemingway, and 5 new short stories; 8vo; 258 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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A Star Of The Salons: Julie De Lespinasse , Jebb, Camilla
15 Jebb, Camilla A Star Of The Salons: Julie De Lespinasse
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1908 B000869M32 1st Edition Hardcover G/NONE; Bound in dark blue cloth with title in gilt, wear to edges and corners, scattered spotting on cloth, tight and clean copy  
Biography of Jule de Lespinasse (1732-1776) , French socialite and hostess of one of the most lively and emanicipated of the 18th c Parisian salons. She was also the author of several volumes of passionate letters, published in 1809. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 343 pp  
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Legacy: A Biography Of John Fahs Grove, Sr. , Joseph, Nancy L.
16 Joseph, Nancy L. The Legacy: A Biography Of John Fahs Grove, Sr.
York, PA Private Printing 1988 B00071O9V8 1st Edition Hardcover VG; Bound in tan cloth with photo on front, slightly sun-faded on spine, name and date on ffep, slight toning to edges  
Biography of John F. Grove Sr. (1912-1987) , founder of York Graphic Services and Grove Stamp Company, includes many photographs; 8vo; 119 pp  
Price: 15.00 USD
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Running From The Devil. A Memoir of a Boy Possessed , Kissing, Steve
17 Kissing, Steve Running From The Devil. A Memoir of a Boy Possessed
New York Crossroad Publishing 2003 0824521056 / 9780824521059 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover NF/NF  
A humorous and insightful look into how faith, family, and fate can shape a child's worldview ; Sm 8vo; 256 pp  
Price: 12.50 USD
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The Life Of Chief Justice Ellis Lewis 1798-1871 , Konkle, Burton Alva
18 Konkle, Burton Alva The Life Of Chief Justice Ellis Lewis 1798-1871
Philadelphia Campion & Co. 1907 B00085Z4L2 1st Edition Hardcover VG+/NONE; Bound in ribbed maroon cloth, title in gilt, top edge gilded, all others deckled, name and date on endpaper  
Lewis was born in Lewisberry, York Co. , and after an adventurous youth went into law, becoming PA Attorney General, and served on the PA Supreme Court, serving as Chief Justice for 1854-57. This work also contains much early PA history ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 285 pp  
Price: 55.00 USD
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Forward From Exile. , Levin, Shmarya
19 Levin, Shmarya Forward From Exile.
Philadelphia Jewish Publication Society 1967 B0007DN21Y 1st Edition Hardcover VG+/VG-; Bound in black cloth; DJ with some wear to edges, tight and clean copy  
Translated and edited by Maurice Samuel. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 419 pp  
Price: 10.00 USD
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Kitchener:  Portrait of an Imperialist , Magnus, Philip
20 Magnus, Philip Kitchener: Portrait of an Imperialist
New York E. P. Dutton 1959 B0007DMC8S 1st Edition (stated) Hardcover VG/VG-; Bound in red cloth, DJ with some wear to the edges; clean & tight copy  

Horatio Herbert Kitchener (1850-1916) , British soldier ad imperialist. Kitchener became a legend during his lifetime and through his adventurous and distinguished service became virtually the idol of the British public. His achievements as soldiers and administrator over a period of more than forty years, and notably in Egypt, the Sudan, South Africa, and India, brought him such fame and influence as few other British commanders enjoyed. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 410 pp  
Price: 12.00 USD

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